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Questions tagged [captain-marvel-2019]

For questions about the 2019 "Captain Marvel" MCU film. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] and [marvel-cinematic-universe] tags. For questions about the character Captain Marvel see [captain-marvel].

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Why is a Flerken so dangerous?

I watched Captain Marvel. I remember Talos calling the cat a Flerken. But I also remember some report on the animal as being very dangerous. Why is a cat with tentacles in it's mouth so dangerous?
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What happened to Goose in “Captain Marvel”?

In Captain Marvel, Agent Fury fell in love with an adorable cat called Goose. It is clear that this is long before The Avengers, but Goose does not appear in any of the shows after that. What happened ...
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Does this exchange in Captain Marvel allude to any comic events?

In the 2019 MCU film, Captain Marvel, the following exchange happens between Monica Rambeau and Fury: Monica: Maybe I can fly up and meet you halfway. Fury: Only if you learn to glow, like your ...
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How was Danvers able to confirm Fury was human?

When they're at the bar, Danvers starts asking Fury questions about his past, to make sure he's a human and not a Skrull posing as a human. Fury replies back with a series of information about his ...
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Who found/retrieved Fury’s space-pager and how did they know what it was?

In the post-credits scene of Captain Marvel, we see that the remaining Avengers are attempting to find where/whom exactly Fury’s space-pager is transmitting signals to. Then we see Captain Marvel ...
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Why did the Skrulls try shooting Carol?

When Carol/Captain Marvel is using the phone outside Blockbusters she is attacked by a Skrull on a rooftop. The Skrull uses some sort of blaster to attack Carol so it was presumably an assassination ...
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Who is the titular character in Captain Marvel?

During the film Captain Marvel, the character we know as Vers discovers she is actually and worked with Mar-Vell Later on in the film she levels up and changes into the more recognisable Captain ...
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If Nick Fury and Coulson already knew about aliens (Kree and Skrull) why did they wait until Thor's appearance to start making weapons?

In Captain Marvel a number of people witness aliens on Earth and experience the power and danger they can cause including some key SHIELD characters (Coulson, and Fury to name 2). However, SHIELD ...
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Can Captain Marvel break the fourth wall?

In Captain Marvel it would appear as if Carol can break the fourth wall. First, we have the "knowing smile" she gives after Stan Lee's cameo in the film which directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck ...
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Were Carol's potential new suit colour schemes references to anything?

In Captain Marvel we see Monica playing around with Carol's suit to change the colour scheme. She goes through 4 or 5 of them before eventually deciding to copy Monica's t-shirt colour scheme and go ...
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Are there groups of good Skrulls? [duplicate]

This is a question about the comics - as it relates to the Captain Marvel 2019 movie. My understanding of the Marvel comic history (which is admittedly limited) is that Skrulls are evil conquerors. ...
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How did Monica know how to operate Carol's “designer”?

In Captain Marvel, we see Monica doing "fashion designing" for her aunt Carol. What's strange is that how does a kid with nil exposure to Kree tech know how to operate the "designer device". It could ...
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Why can Carol Danvers change her suit colours in the first place?

After reading Why does Carol not get rid of the Kree symbol on her suit when she changes its colours? and this excerpt from the accepted answer: As mentioned above changing the colour of the suit ...
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Why does Carol not get rid of the Kree symbol on her suit when she changes its colours?

After Carol finds out the truth about her past and how Yon-Rogg lied to her, she claims she can no longer wear the Kree colours (dark green) and allows Monica to choose the new colour scheme of her ...
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Are Captain Marvel's powers affected by Thanos' actions in Avengers: Infinity War?

I only have limited knowledge of this and will probably make a false assumption somewhere in this question. Hopefully what I'm trying to ask is clear and someone can offer corrections. I understood ...
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If Captain Marvel (MCU) were to have a child with a human male, would the child be human or Kree?

If Captain Marvel (MCU) were to have a child with a human male, would the child be human or Kree?
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Why does Yon-Rogg lie to Ronan about Skrulls being on Earth?

In Captain Marvel, after Carol Danvers is stranded on Earth, Ronan the Accuser calls Yon-Rogg via hologram. When a member of Starforce is about to report that Skrulls have infiltrated Earth, Yon-Rogg ...
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What is the in-universe reason for Yon-Rogg to look like a human?

In the movie Captain Marvel, besides Mar-Vell, Yon-Rogg is the only Kree with light human skin. I can understand that Mar-Vell is disguised as a human, probably using the same method as Vin-Tak on ...
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Are these two secret projects the same?

In Captain Marvel, we see that before she lost her memories, Carol Danvers was, In The Avengers (2012), Loki invades a secret facility and steals the Tesseract from Fury and group. While he leaves ...
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Why did Korath leave the Starforce and how did he end up with Ronan?

We know Korath from Guardians of the Galaxy, he is the leader of the group of Kree in the opening that fight Star Lord for the orb. In the film he also appears to be a "high up" Kree member for Ronan'...
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What is the relation between Mar-Vell and Yon-Rogg?

Watched the Captain Marvel movie recently. Got this doubt after seeing it. What is the relation between Mar-Vell and Yon-Rogg?
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Why were the Skrulls already in orbit around C-53?

As the Skrulls rifled through Vers' memories, it looks like that's how they learned Lawson was on C-53. But then when Vers busts free; she falls to C-53 ... so why were they already in orbit around it?...
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Why does Captain Marvel assume the planet where she lands would recognize her credentials?

I just watched Captain Marvel. Right after she crash-lands on planet C-53 (Earth), she walks right up to a security guard and introduces herself as "Vers" from "Kree Starforce." She continues to do ...
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Can Captain Marvel travel through space using a space portal?

In the movie Avengers: Infinity War, Thanos was able to travel from planet to planet very quickly using space portals that were created with the Space Stone. I am referring to the Captain Marvel in ...
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Could when did the post-credits sequence take place greatly affect the events of Endgame? [closed]

This'll likely get canned as opinion based, but what the hey. The "power core" as seen in captain marvel is give the name The Tesseract. While the events of this film precede the Avengers films, we "...
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Why do the Kree attack Skrulls in Captain Marvel?

In the Captain Marvel (2019) film, we learn of the Kree/Skrull war. Later in the film, we see that the Kree are Given that if their official reason is all a lie, why are the Kree actually trying to ...
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When has Captain Marvel previously listened to Nirvana?

When Carol Danvers goes to talk to the Supreme AI after she recovers her memories, she plays the Nirvana song "Come as Your Are" which was released in 1991. She had her accident in 1989 and they took ...
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Why was Goose renamed from Chewie for the Captain Marvel film?

In the new Captain Marvel film there is a cat that plays a role in the plot, named Goose. This character is also present in the comics but is known as Chewie. Now I don't think it is very hard to ...
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What was the implant device Captain Marvel was using?

In Captain Marvel we are shown that Vers/Carol has an implant that appears to help her control or regulate her powers, and lights up on occasion. What exactly is it, and what does it do?
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Why didn’t Fury ask for Captain Marvel’s help earlier?

At the end of Captain Marvel, Carol gives Nick Fury a She also leaves on Earth with him. In the post-credits scene of Avengers: Infinity War, he uses However, weren’t there earlier occasions that ...
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Whose blood did Carol Danvers receive, Mar-vell's or Yon-Rogg's in the movie?

I recently watched the Captain Marvel movie (2019) and understood that Yon-Rogg claims that Carol/Vers received his blood in a transfusion that saved her life. Was Yon-Rogg lying to Carol/Vers when ...
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Are all cats Flerkens?

In Captain Marvel, we learn that while Goose appears to be a normal house cat, she's really a Flerken, an incredibly dangerous alien. Talos correctly identifies her almost immediately, which suggests ...
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Why did Marvel set 'Captain Marvel' largely in the 1990s?

The film Captain Marvel takes place mostly in 1995. But it didn't seem clear from the story why that particular time period was selected. The time period seemed like a major element of the story and ...
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What's the big deal about a faster-than-light drive in Captain Marvel?

In Captain Marvel, we learn that However, we also see that Although the MCU has been intentionally vague about distances in space, this implies that faster-than-light travel is already possible by ...
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Are there any anachronisms in Captain Marvel?

Captain Marvel (2019) is set in 1995 for some reason or other. During the movie, we see and hear various references to the time period: a True Lies (July 1994) cardboard cut-out in a Blockbuster Video ...
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Why are the Captain Marvel trailers portraying the Kree as heroic?

Here's what we know about the Kree so far in the MCU: From Guardians of the Galaxy, we've got Ronan, a warrior who's the villain because he upholds the ancient traditions of his people, and sees ...
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Why does Captain Marvel not age between the events of Captain Marvel and Avengers: Endgame?

We know that Captain Marvel is going to cast on screen in Avengers: Endgame and there are no reports that she is going to be old in the movie. She doesn't have a de-aging power according to the ...
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Are the Kree the good guys?

In the new Captain Marvel trailer, when asked by Nick Fury about Krees, Carol Danvers answers that they are a race of 'noble warrior heroes'. But in Guardians of the Galaxy, Ronan, who was a Kree, was ...
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What and how much de-aging technology is applied in Captain Marvel?

It is known that Captain Marvel takes place in the 90s. Given the release of the first trailer for Captain Marvel, we now know that Given that these characters ...
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Is Captain Marvel as strong in the comics as Kevin Feige suggests she will be in the MCU?

Kevin Feige has said in an interview about Captain Marvel in the MCU: With Captain Marvel, she is as powerful a character as we’ve ever put in a movie. Her powers are off the charts, and when she’s ...